Chicago man charged with 4 drug-related counts

Posted Online: Jan. 16, 2013, 8:52 pm
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By Lisa Hammer, rlhammer@qconline.com
CAMBRIDGE -- A 34-year-old Chicago man is in custody in Henry County Jail on four drug-related counts.

Yohanse Brown is charged in Henry County Circuit Court with Class X felony possession of a controlled substance with intent to deliver for possession of more than 15, but less than 200, pills of a substance containing MDMA.

He also is charged with Class 1 felony possession of a controlled substance, Class 3 felony possession with intent to deliver cannabis and Class 4 felony possession of cannabis.

Mr. Brown was arrested on Saturday with charges filed on Monday. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Tuesday.


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